Tax code, Commonwealth's; advances conformity with Internal Revenue Code. (SB1241)

Introduced By

Sen. Walter Stosch (R-Glen Allen) with support from co-patron Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Commonwealth's tax code; conformity with federal law; emergency. Advances the conformity with the federal tax code from December 31, 2011, to January 2, 2013, and restores conformity with the federal earned income tax credit. The bill contains an emergency clause. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2013Presented and ordered printed with emergency clause
01/09/2013Presented and ordered printed with emergency clause 13103455D
01/09/2013Referred to Committee on Finance
01/13/2013Impact statement from TAX (SB1241)
01/14/2013Impact statement from TAX (SB1241)
01/15/2013Reported from Finance (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/16/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2013Read second time and engrossed
01/18/2013Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2013Impact statement from TAX (SB1241)
01/25/2013Placed on Calendar
01/25/2013Read first time
01/25/2013Referred to Committee on Finance
01/31/2013Assigned Finance sub: #1
02/06/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 4-N)
02/11/2013Reported from Finance (16-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2013Read second time
02/13/2013Reconsideration of House passage agreed to by House
02/13/2013Read third time
02/13/2013Passed by temporarily until after recess
02/13/2013Motion to pass by Amendments offered by Delegate Marshall, R. G. withdrawn
02/13/2013Speaker ruled Amendments by Delegate Marshall, R.G. not germane
02/13/2013Defeated by House (73-Y 21-N)
02/13/2013VOTE: DEFEATED (73-Y 21-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/20134/5 affirmative votes by members voting needed for passage
02/13/2013Reconsideration of defeated action agreed to by House
02/13/2013Passed by temporarily
02/13/2013Motion to pass by Amendments offered by Delegate Marshall, R. G agreed to
02/13/2013Passed House (79-Y 19-N)
02/13/2013VOTE: PASSAGE EMERGENCY #2 (79-Y 19-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2013Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1241ER)
02/19/2013Signed by Speaker
02/20/2013Signed by President
02/21/2013Impact statement from TAX (SB1241ER)
03/21/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 693 (effective 3/21/13)
03/21/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0693)
03/22/2013Impact statement from TAX (SB1241ER)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 3 clips in all, totaling 12 minutes.